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Fatal and Nonfatal Injuries among Hispanic Construction Workers 1992-2008

This data brief provides updated data on fatal and nonfatal injuries among Hispanic construction workers, focusing on changes in recent years....

Mother describes loss of son in crane incident

In a 3-min. video, Diane Lillicrap explains how her son Steven, 21, was killed by a crane on a construction site in 2009. She discusses the crane stan...

Hazard Checklist: Lock-out Block-out Procedures

Checklist provided by the California State Compensation Insurance Fund to help contractors make sure they have taken the necessary steps to disengage,...

Hazard Checklist: Hoist and Auxiliary Equipment

Checklist provided by the California State Compensation Insurance Fund to help contractors identify and prevent the hazards associated with Hoists and...

PESO: Hazard Identification

Brief description of how to identify a potential hazard before an accident happens. Part of a collection. Click on the 'collection' button to access t...

PESO: Hazardous Energy Control

Brief description of the hazards related to the unexpected start-up of equipment and prevention. Part of a collection. Click on the 'collection' butto...

CPWR Technical Report: Analysis of Work-Related Safety & Health Hazards of Unrepresented Workers in the Iron Working Industry

This study looked at the work-related safety and health hazards of unrepresented workers in the iron working industry. Interviews were with 87 non-uni...

CPWR Return on Investment Calculator

The ROI Calculator is designed to help employers evaluate the financial impact of new equipment introduced to improve safety. The site includes exampl...

City of Philadelphia: New Regulations for Erection, Use and Inspection of Tower Cranes

An ordinance amending Title 9 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Regulation Of Businesses, Trades And Professions,” by adding a new Chapter regul...

Understanding Crane Accident Failures: A report on the causes of death in crane-related accidents

Presentation at 2010 Crane & Rigging Conference on the causes of crane-related deaths....